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Which of the following gases in the mixture is highest in percentage?Oxford university was founded inThe American General who led the revolt against the British and declared American independence wasRegular meetings of Trusteeship Council (UNO) are heldRadioactive substances can be produced readily inThe 2002 Commonwealth Games were held inProfit made when an asset is sold more than the price at which it was bought is calledPlorence(Chadwick) is the associated place for which of the following sport?The 2012 Olympics Games were held inRajiv Gandhi, Prime Minister of India, was assassinated inPan - American Highway, north-west Alaska to Southernmost Chile is the worldsRaja Rammohan RoySouth Indian temples haveSouth Africa joined the Commonwealth as 51st member inRecently lead free petrol was introduced in our country becauseRabindranath Tagore receive Nobel Prize in 1913 in the field ofPeople who secretly indulge in anti-national or anti-government activities and help the enemy are calledSulphur is not present inOxygen was independently discovered byRise of the Chinese civilization along the banks of Hawang 40 took place inPresently known as the European Union, the EEC was established inSteel is more elastic than Rubber becauseThe 2003 Right Livelihood Honorary Award honors ____, when the jury recognizes "for his steadfast work over many years for a world free of nuclear weapons".Tansen wasOrnithology is theRabindranath Tagore is also known asRaj Kapoor received Dada Saheb Phalke Award inOscar Awards are conferred annually byRobert Koch worked onSatyajit Ray received Magsaysay Award for journalism, literature and creative communication arts inThe agreement according to which the UK, the USA and the former USSR cannot assist other countries in acquiring technology to develop nuclear weapons, is known asThe 'Red Triangle' symbol denotesP.T. Usha, who came close to bagging a bronze finished fourth in ____ in 1984 Olympics.Photophobia isPressure cooker cooks rice faster becauseThe ancient Olympics Games came to a sudden end when the Roman Emperor Theodosius banned them as paper manifestations. The modern Olympic Games were received after a lapse of nearlyReproductive cells in human beings are producedStudy of earthquakes is known asThe 2005 Australian Open Tennis Championship titles for men's and women's singles were won, respectively byPenicillin was invented bySuper conductivity is a phenomenon in which the resistance of a substanceThe Africa fund (Action for Resisting Invasion, Colonialism and Apartheid) under India's leadership was instituted byRohinton Baria Trophy is associated withRangaswamy Cup is associated withRare Earth factory is situated inPakistan left the Commonwealth in 1972, but rejoined as 49th member of the Commonwealth inPrimary rainbow is formed when light suffersRana Pratap Sagar (Rajasthan) is famous forWhich of the following languages is more suited to a structured program?A computer assisted method for the recording and analyzing of existing or hypothetical systems isThe brain of any computer system isWhat difference does the 5th generation computer have from other generation computers?Which of the following computer language is used for artificial intelligence?The tracks on a disk which can be accessed without repositioning the R/W heads isWhich of the following is the 1's complement of 10?A section of code to which control is transferred when a processor is interrupted is known asWhich part interprets program instructions and initiate control operations.The binary system uses powers ofA computer program that converts assembly language to machine language isThe time required for the fetching and execution of one simple machine instruction isThe time for which a piece of equipment operates is calledBinary numbers need more places for counting becauseWhich access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tape?Any type of storage that is used for holding information between steps in its processing isA name applied by Intel corp. to high speed MOS technology is calledA program component that allows structuring of a program in an unusual way is known asThe radian of a number systemThe section of the CPU that selects, interprets and sees to the execution of program instructionsWhich type of system puts the user into direct conversation with the computer through a keyboard?The term referring to evacuating the content of some part of the machine is known asA single packet on a data link is known asThe process of communicating with a file from a terminal isA common boundary between two systems is calledThe examination and changing of single bits or small groups of his within a word is calledWhich computer has been designed to be as compact as possible?Which method is used to connect a remote computer?How many bit code is used by Murray code for TELEPRINTER machines.The symbols used in an assembly language areThe 2's complement of a binary no. is obtained by adding.....to its 1's complement.A systems programming language for microcomputers in the Intel family isA datum that indicates some important state in the content of input or output isWhich is a non-standard version of a computing language?Which of the following is still useful for adding numbers?The average time necessary for the correct sector of a disk to arrive at the read write head is _____A number that is used to control the form of another number is known asA general purpose single-user microcomputer designed to be operated by one person at a time isASCII stands forWhich device of computer operation dispenses with the use of the keyboard?The microcomputer, Intel MCS-80 is based on the widely used IntelWhich is a machine-oriented high-level language for the GEC 4080 series machines.A program that is employed in the development, repair or enhancement of other programs is known asAny storage device added to a computer beyond the immediately usable main storage is known asWhich output device is used for translating information from a computer into pictorial form on paper.The list of coded instructions is calledA technique used by codes to convert an analog signal into a digital bit stream is known asAn optical input device that interprets pencil marks on paper media isMost important advantage of an IC is itsData division is the third division of a _____ program.Which language was devised by Dr. Seymour Aubrey Papert?A program that converts computer data into some code system other than the normal one is known asA device designed to read information encoded into a small plastic card isA hybrid computer uses a _____ to convert digital signals from a computer into analog signals.A group of magnetic tapes, videos or terminals usually under the control of one master isAny device that performs signal conversion isCodes consisting of light and dark marks which may be optically read is known asA type of channel used to connect a central processor and peripherals which uses multipling is known asThe first generation of computers available was based on the bit micro processors.The complete picture of data stored in database is known asWhich of the following is intended to be used in all applications runs on mainframe computers.A language which is close to that used within the computer isWhich is a unit representing the no bits of discrete.The device that can both feed data into and accept data from a computer isThe personnel who deals with the computer & its management put together are calledA modern digital computer hasWhich of the following can store information in the form of microscopic pits on metal disks.A device for converting handwritten impressions into coded characters & positional coordinates for input to a computer isA storage system for small amounts of data isWhich is another name for functional language?Compilers and interpreters are themselvesA compiler meansA pen shaped device which can sense light, and is used to point at spots on a video screen.A notation used to express clearly on algorithm is known asCompression of digital data for efficient storage isAn operating system intended for use on microprocessor based systems that support a single user isWhich programming language is based on Algol 60.Computer memory consists ofA path by which communication is achieved between a central processor and other devices is calledA stand-alone system which produces one page of printed output at a time isA memory that does not change its contents without external causes is known asThe report card and merit list forms theA number which is stored and processed but not in the standard exponential form is calledA memory that holds micro programs isA device invented by Dr. Bobeck in 1966, for mass storage of data isThe organization and interconnection of the various components of a computer system isWhich of the following is the coding of data so that is can't be easily understood if intercepted.RAM is used as a short memory because it isA modern electronic computer is a machine that is meant forWhich is a device that changes information into digital form?An index register that is automatically incremented or decremented with each use isWhich network is a packet switching network?Symbolic languages were developed inAs compared to diskettes, the hard disks areWhat is the name given to the molecular-scale computer?Who is considered the 'father' of the minicomputer and one of the founder fathers of the modern computer industry world-wide?The first microprocessors produced by Intel Corpn. and Texas Instruments were used primarily to control smallWhich printer uses a combination of laser-beam & electro photographic techniques.A billionth of a second is defined as a:Which of the following is not currently a topic in computer science?Where have the program and data to be located before the ALU and control unit of a computer can operate on it?When was Apple Macintosh II microcomputer introduced in the market?Control Unit of a digital computer is often called theThe unit of a computer system that executes program, communicates with and often controls the operation of other subsystems of the computer is known asHuman beings are referred to as Homosapiens. Which device is called Silico sapiens?Which access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tapeThe most important advantage of a video disk isThe process of entering data into a storage locationTime during which a job is processed by the computer isWhich of the following is used to insure the high quality of computer output?The most common binary code in use today is the 8 bit ASCII code. What do the letters ASCII stand for?The software used to convert source program instructions to object instruction is known asBinary numbers need more places for counting because:Backing storage is so named because itThe ASCII code for the character J is:Off-line operation is the operation of devices without the control ofWhat is meant by a dedicated computer?Which of the following is the user programmed semiconductor memory?An instruction that transfers program control to one or more possible paths is known asThe two kinds of main Memory are:Name of the first guided weapon in the world which used a programmable digital computer:Programs designed to perform specific tasks is called known asWhat is the name given to the weapons which use computerised guidance system?A monitor's _____ is the distance between the holes in the mask behind the screen. This helps determine how sharp the dots appear.The ALU of a computer normally contains a number of high speed storage elements calledWhat is the name of the printer which prints all the A's in a line before all the B's?A _____ is simply an arrangement where multiple disk drives appear as a single disk drive to the user.Conversion of binary number 1010101000010111 to hexadecimal number isIn comparison with static RAM memory, the dynamic RAM memory hasWhich of the following holds data and processing instructions temporarily until the CPU needs it?A multi programming system is one that canThe language that is an input for statement translation is calledAll the instructions and procedures needed to start up a computer, to the point it can load an operating system, are stored in ROM chips. In IBM compatible PCs this is called the _____Before a disk drive can access any sector record, a computer program has to provide the record's disk address. What information does this address specify?A high speed device used in CPU for temporary storage during processing is calledComputers are extremely fast and have fantastic memories. However, the only thing they can remember isThe first electronic digital computer contained?Name the two persons who were the first to develop a model of the microprocessor chip.EBCDIC can code up to how many different characters?Who is credited with the idea of using punch cards to control patterns in a weaving machine?Which 32-bit microprocessor is used in IBM's PS/2 model-80 computer?The memory which is ultraviolet light erasable and electrically programmable isWhat is the name of the computer which was first used for programming and playing of music?The access method used for cassette tape isThe arranging of data in a logical sequence is called:Who is the creator of the PASCAL language?When was punched-card equipment used for the first time to process the British census?A hashing scheme is used withThe time taken for the read/write head to move to the correct track on the magnetic disk is calledA computer has a 1024K memory. What does the letter K stand forComputer instructions written with the use of English words instead of binary machine code is calledThe system unit of a personal computer typically contains all of the following except:Which of the following are the two main components of the CPU?A characteristic of card systems is:A directly accessible appointment calendar is a feature of a _____ resident package.1024 bytes represent aWhich type device is a piece of equipment that receives information from a CPU?Computer OperatorsWhen was the IBM XT microcomputer released in the market?Which of the following is not used for storage purposes with main frame computers?Which is true for the digital computer?Which of the following terminals' output most closely resembles the output produced by a plotter?What is the main advantage of magnetic core memory over semiconductor RAM memory?Which of the following is used for serial access storage only?A memory space used for the temporary storage of data isWhat is the name of the logic circuit which can add two binary digits?A small film-plate which is used for microfilming the output from a microcomputer screen is calledThe ALU and control unit of most of the microcomputers are combined and manufactured on a single silicon chip. What is it called?Continuous line drawing are produced usingWhich of the following registers is loaded with the contents of the memory location pointed by the PC?Storage on PC allows you to store files until something erases it, but memory loses its contents whenever its _____ is lostOne byte can be used to encode any integer between 'O' and -inclusiveWhy is the width of the data bus so important to the processing speed of a computer?How many types of storage loops exist in magnetic bubble memory?The function of CPU isThe bubbles in a bubble memory pack are created with the help of?The central processor of a modern digital computer consists ofFifth generation computers are likely to exhibitA computer system consisting of its processor, memory and I/O devices accepts data, processes it and produces the output results. Can you tell in which component is the raw data fed?When did arch rivals IBM and Apple Computers Inc. decide to join hands?The transistorized computer circuits were introduced in theThe memory sizes in mainframe computers and advanced technology micro computers are expressed asA memory bus is mainly used for communication betweenAn AND gateThe daily processing of corrections to customer accounts best exemplifies the processing mode of:Which of the following devices can be used to directly input printed text?To locate a data item for storage isWhich of the following memory is capable of operating at electronics speed?The main purpose of time sharing techniques used in computers is to make the best use of theWhich of the following is not true of immediate processing?A temporary storage area, attached to the CPU, for I/O operations is a:Which part of the computer were is used for calculating and comparing?The person contributing the idea of the stored program wasWhen an input electrical signal A=10100 is applied to a NOT gate, its output signal isThe first practical commercial typewriter was invented in 1867 in the United States byWhat is meant by quad-density (QD) diskette?Large computer system typically uses:First generation computers are characterised byCan you tell what passes into and out from the computer via its ports?What is the general name of the device which produces hardcopy graphics?When a disk stack is serviced by a comb-like access mechanism, there is one read/write head for eachIn which year was UK's premier computing event called "The Which Computer" started?In comparison to the internal (main) memory, tape or disk memory isWhich of the following input/output devices is not associated with personal computers?The ALU of a computer responds to the commands coming fromThe heart of any computer is theWhich of the following are likely to jam the read/write head of a disk pack?Impact printersWhich of the following is not a practical data-processing approach?Bit map terminalA 32 bit microprocessor has the word length equal toThe register which holds the address of the location to or from which data are to be transferred is known asIn simplex transmissionEach model of a computer has a uniqueTransistorized computer circuits were introduced in theThose microcomputers which have the same operating characteristics as the IBM microcomputers are called IBMCommunication ports are found on the back of microcomputers. They are used to connect the computer to _____Which is considered a direct entry input device?In a computer system, which device is functionally opposite of a Key-board?The first firm to mass-market a microcomputer as a personal computer wasThe data appearing first in the left portion of punched card isWhich one of the following is termed a combination input-output device?The process of writing computer instructions in a programming language is known asWhich of the following is not true of a magnetic disk?A regular TV set can be hooked up to a computer so as to received computer signal instead of a television program. This hooking up is achieved with the help of aAn output device that uses words or messages recorded on a magnetic medium to produce audio response isA factor which would strongly influence a businessperson to adopt a computer is its:The most common input device used today isWhat is the name of the temporary data storage area between a peripheral device and the CPU which compensates for the difference between their speeds?Which of the following is the fastest?In which year were chips used inside the computer for the first time?The invention of the slide rule is attributed toThe control unit of a microprocessorA flat-bed plotter uses a pen which moves in two directions across a piece of paper fixed on a flat-bed. Can you tell who controls the movements of this pen?The desirable characteristic(s) of a memory system is (are)The CPU chip used in a computer is partially made out of:What type of magnetic material is normally used in bubble memories?A byte is comprised of:Which of the following printer can be classified as a page-at-a-time printer?The CPU of a computer transfers print output to a temporary disk memory at high speed and then gets back to processing another job without waiting for the output to got to the printer. In this way, the CPU does not remain idle due to its own high speed as compared to the low speed of the printer. What is the name of this memory?Which of the following registers hold the information before it goes to the decoderA typical modern computer usesENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator) had huge advantage over Mark I because it used electronic valves in place of the electromagnetic switches. In the beginning, ENIAC was used for calculating the path of artillery shells. For which other was weapon design was it utilized?Who was the father of Punched Card Processing?When did Hewlett-Packard Inc. Introduce its first HP-110 laptop computer?The computer program language which is widely used in computer science and engineering and also in business isA 'number crunching' computer is one that can handleThe barcode which is used on all types of items, is read by a scanning device directly into the computer. What is the name of this scanning device?A processing unit that coordinates networks and data communication is known asA type of line printer that uses an embossed steel band to form the letters printed on the paper isWhich memory system is not as a mass memory medium?Different components on the motherboard of a PC processor unit are linked together by sets of parallel electrical conducting lines. What are these lines called?The terminal device that functions as a cash register, computer terminal, and OCR reader is the:The general range of speed in revolutions per minute (rpm) at which floppy disks rotate isWhich of the following typically uses a keyboard for input?The first microprocessor built by the Intel Corpn. was calledThe microelectronics is the technology ofWho developed the first personal computer spreadsheet package called Visicalc?When was the X Window System born?A double sided magnetic disk pack has six disks. Can you tell how many surfaces of this pack are normally used?The Santa Clara Valley, California is popularly known as Silicon Valley of America becauseWhich of the following professions has not been affected by personal computers?What is the name given to the 8-bit unit used for coding data?What technology is used for flat panel displays?What is meant by the term RAM?Magnetic tape can serve as :Conversion of hexadecimal number 1D7F16 to a decimal number isMicrofilm reader is aIn magnetic disks, data is organized on the platter in a concentric sets of rings calledThe data recording area between the blank gaps on magnetic tape is called a/ an:Personal computers use a number of chips mounted on a main circuit board. What is the common name for such boards?Which term is not used to describe the memory component of a computer?Who coordinates the sequencing of events within the central processor of a computer?What type of computer programming is used for airplane ticket reservation system?The output of a 2 input OR gate is 0 only when itsA high quality CAD system uses the following for printing drawing and graphsA printed document reader which scans the characters and then encodes them in a computer-compatible code for direct transmission to the computer is calledThe equipment with which the computer talks to its users is called aIn which addressing mode, the effective address of the operand is generated by adding a constant value to the contents of a register?The term gigabyte refers toThe CPU chip used in a computer is partially made out ofWhich of the following best describes a computer-based information system?Accessing records from a file directly without searching from the beginning of the file isWhen did IBM close the last of its punched card manufacturing plant?The monitor of a computer is connected to it by aIn a punched card system, data is processed by aA single bus structure is primarily found inWhat is the highest address possible if 16 bits are used for each address?An integrated circuit isWhich of the following memories contains a thin film of magnetic material sandwitched between two permanent bias magnets? 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